WKU and Marshall are set for a battle to determine Conference USA's East Division champion. The annual BLACKOUT game kicks off at 11 a.m. from Houchens-Smith Stadium on Friday.
WKU captured the 2015 GCI Great Alaska Shootout championship with a 62-58 victory over the host Alaska-Anchorage on Wednesday evening behind a 21-point, 14-rebound performance from sophomore Ivy Brown.
Former WKU Soccer goalkeeper Libby Stout signed with the Boston Breakers, the club announced on Monday. The Breakers play in the National Women's Soccer League. Stout concludes a four-year stint overseas.
Despite Justin Johnson's 21 points, WKU fell to Duquesne 81-73 in the consolation bracket of the Gulf Coast Showcase.
Hosting the Conference USA East Division Championship Game this Friday, WKU continued its preparations on Wednesday as the Hilltoppers get set to play the defending conference champion Marshall at Houchens Industries-L.T. Smith Stadium.